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The Dangerous Myths About China’s Nuclear Weapons

Early this summer, as American and Russian diplomats gathered in Vienna to discuss extending the New Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty, much of the focus was on a country that was not represented at the summit: China. In the lead up to the meeting, Marshall Billingslea, the U.S. special presidential envoy for arms control, tweeted that…

EU and China to talk trade as tensions mount

EU leaders are due to hold video talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday hoping to make progress on trade and investment, even as tensions mount between Beijing and the West over Hong Kong and the treatment of minority Uighurs.The virtual meeting between top Chinese officials and EU Council President Charles Michel, European Commission…

Plants as meat set on a path to China

An Original Impossible Burger (left) and a Cali Burger, from Umami Burger, sit side by side in this 2019 photo. American plant-based meat company Impossible Foods Inc. is awaiting regulatory approval to enter the China market, while rivals are pushed forward with plans to set up production in China. (AP)HONG KONG — China has become…